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U.N.’s World Food Programme Forced to Cut Back Yemen Aid Due to Funds Shortage

HeadlineDec 22, 2021

The World Food Programme warns the dire humanitarian situation in Yemen is likely to worsen as the group has been forced to cut aid due to a lack of funds. The eight-year-long conflict between U.S.-backed, Saudi-led forces and Houthi rebels has killed some 377,000 people, according to the U.N., internally displaced another 4 million and put 16 million Yemenis on a path to starvation.

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